Intensity, superb sound, precision and
musicality that made everything soar…”

—Huffington Post

April 23, 2017, 2:00PM – St. Martin’s Church
50 E. Orchard Avenue, Providence

A world premiere from Rhode Island’s own performance ensemble with a superb string quartet at its heart.

Aurea is delighted to join forces for the first time with Yang Wei, internationally acclaimed pipa virtuoso and member of Yo-Yo Ma’s famed Silk Road Ensemble. Crossings will celebrate the deep and surprising connections between Eastern and Western cultures, from ancient times through the present. In a rich tapestry of readings and music, this cross-cultural collaboration will include world and New England premieres of music for pipa and string quartet by Zhou Long, Zhu-Jianer and Liu Tianhua, alongside music of Maurice Ravel, John Dowland and Lou Harrison.

Tickets: $25 advance / $30 at door

Senior Citizens: $20 advance / $25 at door
Students: $10 Must show valid ID at the door for senior and student specials